Alert – Canaima Airport Closed Indefinitely – U.S. Embassy, Venezuela

Alert – Canaima Airport Closed Indefinitely – U.S. Embassy, Venezuela

December 10, 2018

Location: Canaima Airport, Canaima National Park, Bolivar State

Event: Local authorities have closed Canaima Airport indefinitely due to a protest. This airport is the entry point to reach Angel Falls.

Actions to Take:

  • Review any travel plans to Bolivar State.
  • Avoid demonstrations and large gatherings.
  • Monitor local media for updates.

Assistance:

  • U.S. Embassy, Venezuela
    https://ve.usembassy.gov/
    For all inquiries about ACS services email acsvenezuela@state.gov or call +58 (212) 975-6411 between the hours of 3:00 to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, except U.S. and Venezuelan holidays.
    For emergency assistance after hours call +58 (212) 907-8400